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Baker Hughes, a GE company Wins Large Scope in Equinor’s Drilling and Well Services Contract

HOUSTON & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 18, 2018-- Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE: BHGE) announced today that the company was awarded an integrated well services contract to support a large proportion of Equinor's drilling and well construction activities in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea ...

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Posted 1 day agoPress > Baker HughesGEEquinor +6

Equinor Offered Interesting Licences in 24th Licensing Round

The West Hercules drilling rig in the Barents Sea. (Photo: Ole Jørgen Bratland) The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has offered Equinor 7 licences in the 24th licensing round – 5 operatorships and 2 partner positions. “We have a clear ambition of maintaining profitable production at ...

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Posted 1 day agoPress > EquinorLicenseLicensing Round +6

Equinor: Awarding Drilling and Well Service Contracts Worth NOK 30 Billion

Equinor is awarding new service contracts to Baker Hughes Norge, Halliburton AS and Schlumberger Norge AS for integrated drilling and well services on most of the Equinor-operated fields on the Norwegian continental shelf. Initially awarded for four years, the contracts have a total estimated val ...

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Posted 1 day agoPress > EquinorDrillingwell +6

Equinor Completes Acquisition of 25% Interest in Brazil’s Roncador Oil Field

Equinor and Petrobras have completed their transaction announced in December 2017, whereby Equinor has acquired a 25% non-operated interest in the Roncador oil field in Brazil's Campos Basin. This follows all transaction conditions being met, including government and regulator approval. Refl ...

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Posted 4 days agoPress > EquinorPetrobrasBrazil +4

Equinor: Disclosing All Volve Data

The Volve development was based on production from the Mærsk Inspirer jack-up rig. (Photo: Ole Jørgen Bratland) For the first time all subsurface and production data from a field on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) will be disclosed. The operator Equinor has, together with the V ...

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Posted 4 days agoPress > EquinorNCSNorwegian Continental Shelf +4

Equinor: Johan Castberg PDO Approved

The plan for development and operation of the Johan Castberg field in the Barents Sea was approved by the Norwegian Parliament on Monday 11 June.  The plan will now be submitted to the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy for formal approval. “This is a great day for the project and for t ...

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Posted 7 days agoPress > EquinorJohan CastbergPDO +2

Equinor: More Electrification Potential Offshore Norway

The Troll C platform in the North Sea. (Photo: Øyvind Hagen) Together with its partners Equinor is looking at the possibility of supplying power from land to three platforms that are currently powered by gas turbines. The transition may cut CO2 emissions from Troll C and the Sleipner area ...

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Posted 7 days agoPress > EquinorNorwayOffshore +1

Equinor Deepens Position in the Pre-Salt Area Offshore Brazil

Equinor has expanded its portfolio in Brazil's prolific Campos and Santos basins after winning the Uirapuru and Dois Irmãos blocks in the 4th Production Sharing Bidding Round in Brazil. Equinor, ExxonMobil and Petrogal Brasil presented the winning bid (75.49% profit oil) for the Uirap ...

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Posted 8 days agoPress > EquinorOffshorePre-Salt +7

Equinor: New Oil Discovery at the Utsira High

Equinor and partners Lundin and Spirit Energy have struck oil in the PL 167 licence at the Utsira High in the North Sea. The discovery is currently estimated to contain 15-35 million barrels of recoverable oil equivalent. “We are very pleased to announce the first Equinor discovery,” ...

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Posted 8 days agoPress > EquinorOil DiscoveryOil +9

Election to Equinor's Board of Directors

In a meeting in the Corporate Assembly of Equinor ASA on 5 JUne 2018, Anne Drinkwater and Jonathan Lewis were elected as new members to Equinor's board of directors. Furthermore, the nomination committee re-elected Jon Erik Reinhardsen as chair and Roy Franklin as deputy chair of the board ...

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Posted 13 days agoPress > EquinorBoard of DirectorsAppointment

Equinor: The Johan Sverdrup Drilling Platform Installed

The 22,000-tonne topside for the drilling platform in place on the Johan Sverdrup field. (Photo: Bo B. Randulff / Equinor ASA) The 22,000-tonne topside for the drilling platform was lifted into position in one single lift on the Johan Sverdrup field last weekend. Equinor and the Johan Sve ...

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Posted 15 days agoPress > EquinorJohan SverdrupDrilling +3

Equinor: Johan Sverdrup Drilling Topside Sailaway

The Johan Sverdrup drilling topside is now sailing from the Aibel yard in Haugesund on its way to the North Sea. The topside is the first, and biggest, structure to be completed and 85-percent fully tested onshore before being installed offshore in a single lift. The 147-metre Johan Sve ...

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Posted 19 days agoPress > EquinorJohan SverdrupDrilling +5

Equinor: Entering New Agreements in Azerbaijan

Statoil Azerbaijan (part of the Equinor group) and Azerbaijan's state oil company SOCAR have today, 30 May, signed a Risk Service Agreement (RSA) related to the appraisal and development of the Karabagh oilfield and a Production Sharing Agreement (PSA) for the Ashrafi, Dan Ulduzu, Aypara area ...

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Posted 20 days agoPress > EquinorStatoilAzerbaijan +7

Statoil to Change Name to Equinor

The board of directors of Statoil proposes to change the name of the company to Equinor. The name change supports the company's strategy and development as a broad energy company. The name Equinor is formed by combining “equi”, the starting point for words like equal, equality and equil ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > StatoilEquinorNorway